The first table below looks at the demand for the Security Analyst role in IT contracts advertised for the Glasgow region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Security Analyst in their job title over the 3 months to 22 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the Glasgow region.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
22 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Security Analyst
Rank 67 63 53
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -10
Contract jobs requiring a Security Analyst 2 8 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 0.25% 0.99% 0.94%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.27% 1.05% 0.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 6 0
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£423 £313 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+34.98% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £325 £240
% change year-on-year
+30.76% +35.41%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £22.50 £27.25
% change year-on-year
+55.55% -17.43%
Job Titles Category
Glasgow
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
738 763 821
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 93.54% 94.43% 96.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 344 368 380
Average daily rate £325 £338 £319
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.70% +5.79%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £229 £200 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £445 £485 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 21 28
Average hourly rate £17.00 £14.00 £16.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+21.42% -12.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £11.00 £9.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £142.60 £18.00 £34.10
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.25 £17.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
-4.41% -5.55%
Security Analyst
Scotland

Security Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Security Analyst in the job title across the Glasgow region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Security Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

Security Analyst
Daily Rate Trend in Glasgow

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Security Analyst across the Glasgow region.

Security Analyst Daily Rate Trend in Glasgow

Security Analyst
Hourly Rate Trend in Glasgow

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Security Analyst across the Glasgow region.

Security Analyst Hourly Rate Trend in Glasgow

Security Analyst
Top 25 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 22 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Glasgow region that cited Security Analyst in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled with Security Analyst in their job title.

1 2 (50.00%) CISSP
2 1 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (25.00%) SSCP
2 1 (25.00%) MS Office
2 1 (25.00%) ITIL
2 1 (25.00%) UNIX
2 1 (25.00%) Windows
2 1 (25.00%) MS Visio
2 1 (25.00%) LAN
2 1 (25.00%) WAN
2 1 (25.00%) CCSP
2 1 (25.00%) CISA
2 1 (25.00%) Firewall
2 1 (25.00%) Data Security
2 1 (25.00%) Risk Management
2 1 (25.00%) Finance
2 1 (25.00%) GIAC
2 1 (25.00%) Information Security
2 1 (25.00%) CESG
2 1 (25.00%) CEH
2 1 (25.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (25.00%) RMADS
2 1 (25.00%) Smart Meter
2 1 (25.00%) ITIL V3
2 1 (25.00%) Vulnerability Management

Security Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 22 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Glasgow region that cited Security Analyst in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled with Security Analyst in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 1 (25.00%) MS Office
1 1 (25.00%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 1 (25.00%) LAN
1 1 (25.00%) WAN
1 1 (25.00%) Firewall
General
1 1 (25.00%) Finance
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) CESG
1 1 (25.00%) RMADS
1 1 (25.00%) Smart Meter
Operating Systems
1 1 (25.00%) UNIX
1 1 (25.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (25.00%) ITIL
1 1 (25.00%) Data Security
1 1 (25.00%) Risk Management
1 1 (25.00%) Information Security
1 1 (25.00%) ITIL V3
1 1 (25.00%) Vulnerability Management
Qualifications
1 2 (50.00%) CISSP
2 1 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (25.00%) SSCP
2 1 (25.00%) CCSP
2 1 (25.00%) CISA
2 1 (25.00%) GIAC
2 1 (25.00%) CEH
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (25.00%) ISO/IEC 27001